Welcome to the Quilters Consortium of New York State, Inc. (QCNYS) website. We are an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization in New York State. QCNYS members include quilt guilds, individuals, quilt shops, quilt-related businesses, quilting teachers and non-profit organizations.

QCNYS meets quarterly at various locations around the State to conduct business, share guild program ideas and provide networking opportunities for our members. Our members enjoy resources provided to them including an ever-growing Directory of Teachers and Lecturers and a calendar of quilt related events around the State of New York.


QCNYS invites you to explore our website and join us!

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QCNYS Bus Trip, April 27-28, 2018
 Fulton/Montgomery Barn Quilt Trail,
Plank Road Quilt Show, Empire QuiltFest

  • Teacher Vendor Networking

  • Master Class with Ricki Selva

  • Meeting and Quilters Retreat

QCNYS Meeting

Register for the Meeting, Networking, Lunch and Trunk Show by nationally recognized teacher, Ricki Selva

September 13, 2018



NY State Quilters Retreat

September 13 - 16, 2018


Enjoy 2-1/2 days or more of sewing  (depending on how long you stay), new friends (and old), talking, eating, sleeping - and repeat. Lodging & meal packages from $210 and up!

  • Spend an hour or two working on a Community Service Project.

  • Spend the afternoon working on your own thing!!

  • Take a break and do the 30-Minute Treat.

  • Bring walking shoes if you want to take a stroll.

  • All activities are suggested but nothing is required except relaxation, fun and friendship.

Registration Deadline May 1, 2018


Click here for more information

and Register Today!




Spring 2018 QCNYS MEETING:

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

10:30AM Membership Meeting
hosted by

Grape Country Quilters * Naples, NY

Registration begins February 2018




Membership Meeting - Wednesday, March 21, 2018

hosted by Grape Country Quilters, Naples, NY



Board Meeting - Monday, May 14, 2018

Phelps Community Library

Membership Meeting - Wednesday, June 20, 2018

hosted by Piecemakers of Elmira


FALL 2018

Board Meeting - Monday, August 6, 2018

Phelps Community Library

Membership Meeting

Thursday, Sept 13, 2018**


Quilting Connections, Master Class and Quilt Retreat

Watson Homestead Conference Center

9620 Dry Run Rd., Painted Post, NY




Board Meeting - Monday, November 5, 2018

Phelps Community Library

Membership Meeting - Date TBA

hosted by Towpath Quilters



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FALL 2019

Board Meeting -

Membership Meeting - Piecemakers of Moravia


Board Meeting -

Membership Meeting - Date TBA

hosted by Genesee Valley Quilt Club



Give the gift of inspiration!

  • inspire a new quilter

  • granddaughter quilter?

  • a friend you drag along?

  • your husband?

  • endless possibilities!

Start planning your 2018 road trips! Gather a few friends and spend the day looking at beautiful quilts, exploring vendors booths, enjoying a nice lunch with friends and maybe hit a quilt shop or two on the way home. And maybe you or a friend will win the Quilt Guild’s special gift basket (worth $50-$100) for QCNYS Travel Passport holders.

Watch for QCNYS sponsored bus trips to selected Quilt Shows. Your Travel Club passport entitles you to a $5.00 discount on all QCNYS bus trips for 2018.

Save $1.00 off Quilt Show admission at many of the 2018 Quilt Shows!

Year-end prizes for passport holders are fabulous! Get your QCNYS Travel Club Passport stamped to win.

  • 1-6 stamps = a raffle basket worth $50.00 - $100.00

  • 7-11 = a prize worth over $150.00 including a $100.00 VISA gift card

  • 12-18 stamps = a quilt retreat for the winner and 5 of her friends at Turtle Rock Retreat







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last updated 9/15/2017